Willow Island

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Size

200m2

Theatre

-

Classroom

-

Banquet

40

Cocktail

100

Exhibition

-

Willow Island is a partially secluded venue situated close to the Band Rotunda in the centre of Auckland Zoo​.

Surrounded by trickling water and beautiful trees, your guests arrive to this magical setting with private access across the classic Peter Pan Bridge.
 
Willow Island is a beautiful setting for wedding ceremonies, evening cocktails or group picnics. This 200m2 space can accommodate up to 100 guests for a cocktail function or 40 guests for a dinner.
Add a touch of magic with twinkling fairy lights in the island’s trees. Whatever the occasion, this picture-perfect venue speaks for itself.
 
Please note: The Auckland Zoo is undergoing various renovations during the next 18 months and the event spaces will not be available after 31st January 2017.

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Theatre

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Classroom

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Banquet

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Cocktail

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Exhibition

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Size

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Theatre

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Classroom

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Banquet

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Cocktail

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-

Exhibition

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Size

160m2

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